HealthPartners Furloughs 2,600 Employees

HealthPartners employs about 26,000 people.

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP)–Another prominent health care provider is furloughing 2,600 employees as the coronavirus cuts into revenue. HealthPartners, the second-largest nonprofit group in the state, operates seven hospitals, dozens of clinics and a health insurance business. COVID-19 has eliminated elective surgeries and created some financial challenges for health care groups. Earlier this month Minnesota‚Äôs largest nonprofit group, the Mayo Clinic,…